RACE FOR THE CUP: 2022-2023 SEASON
The Panthers gave hockey fans a run they’ll never forget during the 2022-2023 season. Aleksander Barkov broke franchise records and South Florida hosted the NHL All-Star Game in a star-studded affair. Then, as the last team to qualify for the playoffs, the Panthers made the most of their opportunity. Matthew Tkachuk scored crazy goals, Sergei Bobrovsky stood on his head and the Cats had clutch play after clutch play en route to the 2023 Stanley Cup Final, the second appearance in franchise history.